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Board:Trinity College London
Syllabus:Jazz Clarinet 2017-2020
Grade:8

Three pieces are to be played, two pieces from group A and one piece from group B, to form a balanced programme. One or two of these must be a piece containing improvisation. Instead of one piece, candidates may offer an own composition.

Pieces (select one from each list)

Group A (accompanied)Available In
1. Autumn Leaves OR Tenderly OR Stormy Weather OR S’posin’ OR Witchcraft [head + 1 chorus]
Aebersold
2. Blue September
Coe
3. Brigitte
Desenne
4. I'm in the Mood for Love
Fields/McHugh
5. Paganini Caprice OR Slipped Disc OR Mission to Moscow
Goodman
6. The More I See You
Gordon/Warren
7. Hinsong
Harvey
8. Jazz Suite, 1st movt
Holloway
9. Sonatina for Clarinet & Piano, 3rd movt: Con Brio
Horovitz
10. Taking a Chance on Love
La Touche/Fetter/Duke
11. Struttin’ in the Barbican
Miles
12. Models in Blue
Thompson
13. Blue Sonatine for Clarinet & Piano, 1st movt: Dance OR 3rd movt: ‘Raz’
J Wilson
14. Funky Joe
J Wilson
15. Lester Leaps In
Young
Group B (unaccompanied)Available In
1. Sheikh Rock ’n’ Roll
Gumbley
2. Any Etude (from Three Etudes On Themes of Gershwin)
Harvey
3. Cascades (2)
R Purcell
4. Blue Tarantella, no. 8
Rae
5. Hard Rock Blues, no. 36 OR Oiled Wheels, no. 40
Rae
6. No. 3 (from Three Jazz Studies)
J Wilson
StudyAvailable In
1. Diminishing Returns OR Speedbird
Rae
2. A Good Man OR The Franco OR Yo Eddie!
Wilson
Also RecommendedAvailable In
1. Scales and Arpeggios
2. Sight Reading
3. Aural Tests